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Externiship/internship opportunities

Are you looking for a graduate practicum placement at Children’s Village?

Children’s Village is a Neurodevelopmental Center that offers many opportunities to participate in interdisciplinary care with other providers and collaborate with behavioral health, medical and dental health.

Feeding therapy provided by both speech and occupational therapists

Students have a chance to be part of a variety programs. This includes Early Intervention services (birth through three) and Pediatric Therapy Services (3 years and up). Students will have a 1:1 mentoring to gain these skills in our culturally diverse community!

We feel a strong commitment to growing the next generation of therapy providers by offering practicums to graduate students. If you are interested in pursuing a practicum/internship at Children’s Village, please contact us at

Speech and language pathology

Provide speech and language services across pediatric lifespan, including specialty areas of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), autism diagnostic clinic and ABA, Central Washington Cleft Palate team, Hanen education programs, pediatric feeding, and services in the NICU.

Bianca, SLP working on articulation therapy. Great visual cues!

Occupational therapy

Provide specialized services in fine motor therapy, sensory, feeding, self-care/adaptive, and splinting, and administer the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) in the Autism Diagnostic Clinic.

Interdisciplinary care! Kylie, OT graduate student working on facilitating passive range of motion while Itzel, SLP works on working on eye tracking to aid in joint attention.

Physical therapy

Provide specialized services in gross motor therapy, adaptive equipment, orthotics, and splinting services.

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